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Ushering in the Next Decade of the Fellows Program: Apply now to become a 2020 Fellow

August 8, 2019 Dear Advocate, AVAC is pleased to announce its call for applications for the 2020 Advocacy Fellows—leading us into the next decade of the program! DOWNLOAD APPLICATION MATERIAL...
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Adherence and Retention Clinical Guidelines Monitoring & Evaluation Mother-to-child Transmission PreP Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Stats Congo is hiring!

nohemie mawaka - June 17, 2019
Hi, www.statscongo.com is a social enterprise that aims to centralize impactful data to create technology tools and inform interventions to reduce death and disease rates among women and children in...
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Monitoring & Evaluation Mother-to-child Transmission Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Mid Career Enhancement Opportunities for Working professionals

Bhupesh Advani - June 6, 2019
Jodhpur School of Public Health (JSPH) has been an established name in the field of Public Health Education since 2008. We provide academic services to various institutions and are currently proud kno...
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Adherence and Retention Announcements Clinical Guidelines Monitoring & Evaluation Mother-to-child Transmission MPH Patient Education PreP Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Final reminder: Call for applications for 2019 AVAC Advocacy Fellowships

Angelo Kaggwa-Katumba - Aug. 24, 2018
DEADLINE is September 7 AVAC is pleased to announce the call for applications for its Advocacy Fellows program (www.avac.org/fellows-application-materials), now in its tenth year! Consider apply...
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Clinical Guidelines Mother-to-child Transmission PreP Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Achieving Viral Suppression in 90% of People Living With HIV on ART in LMICs: Progress, Challenges, and Opportunities

Dear Colleagues Although significant progress has been made, the latest data from low- and middle-income countries show substantial gaps in reaching the third “90%” (viral suppression) of the UNAIDS ...
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Adherence and Retention Clinical Guidelines Mother-to-child Transmission Patient Education Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Add Qualitative Methods to your HIV research at the McGill Summer Institute!

Hello everyone, There is growing interest in the HIV world to integrate qualitative methods into traditional operational and biomedical research to better understand how and why some interventions ...
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Adherence and Retention Announcements community based participatory research global health research qualitative analysis qualitative methods qualitative studies Scaling up & managing at scale
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Contraceptive use among women at high risk for HIV infection

Junior Bazile - Oct. 24, 2017
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently evaluated the evidence and the updated WHO guidance on the risk for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) acquisition among women using hormon...
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Clinical Guidelines Patient Education Scaling up & managing at scale
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Which Cancers Secondary to Kaposi Sarcoma Are Emerging in the HAART Era?

Junior Bazile - Sept. 5, 2017
HI all, I found this article on Medscape today and thought that it is worth sharing with you. Some researchers looked into which cancers ,secondary to Kaposi Sarcoma (KS), are common in the Highly A...
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Adherence and Retention Patient Education Scaling up & managing at scale treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Use of monoclonal antibodies to prevent sexual transmission of HIV

Junior Bazile - Aug. 6, 2017
Hi all, Scientist are in the process of using passive immunization, the transfer of antibodies to a non-immune individual, to provide immunological protection to HIV. What do you think of this approa...
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Announcements Clinical Guidelines Patient Education Scaling up & managing at scale treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

AVAC Announces the Call for 2018 Advocacy Fellows

AVAC is pleased to announce the call for applications for 2018 Advocacy Fellows (www.avac.org/fellows-application-materials). Consider applying to be an Advocacy Fellow and join the 56 Fellows and al...
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Adherence and Retention Clinical Guidelines PreP Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Maternal and mother mortality in a population in South Africa with high HIV prevalence

Junior Bazile - June 4, 2017
Hi all, Below is the abstract of an interesting paper looking into the space-time patterns and risk factors of maternal mortality in a rural South African population. In this population the overall ...
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Mother-to-child Transmission Patient Education Scaling up & managing at scale
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Viral Load & Early Infant Diagnosis Resources

Lauren Alexanderson - April 13, 2017
Members of this group may be interested in resources from AIDSFree's Viral Load and Early Infant Diagnosis Database. For example, on March 22, we held a webinar with Dianna Edgil and Jason Williams of...
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Announcements Clinical Guidelines community viral load diagnosis HIV Mother-to-child Transmission Scaling up & managing at scale treatment as prevention viral load
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Kaposi sarcoma of the oral cavity.

Junior Bazile - April 1, 2017
Kaposi sarcoma (KS) is a serious cancer that can affect different parts of the human body and it is found mainly in patients with immuno-deficiency particularly HIV positive patients. It is mostly fou...
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Clinical Guidelines Patient Education Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Lack of HIV Testing for Children in West and Central Africa Means Many Will Die - Experts

Junior Bazile - March 23, 2017
I was reading this heartbreaking article this morning and realized how long is still the road ahead of us when it come to controlling and eliminating HIV/AIDS. In Central and West Africa, thousand of...
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Clinical Guidelines Mother-to-child Transmission Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Ischemic stroke in HIV infection patients.

Junior Bazile - March 19, 2017
Cerebra-vascular lesions (particularly vasculitis) are common in many types of patients. HIV infected patients are not exempt from such lesions. In this study whose abstract can be found below, the re...
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Clinical Guidelines Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

HIV infection and aging.

Junior Bazile - Jan. 20, 2017
Hi all, HIV has been around for many decades now, ARVs have also been around for some times and many patients who have been put on them early one are still alive and living a normal life. I wanted...
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Adherence and Retention Clinical Guidelines Scaling up & managing at scale treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Circumcision to prevent HIV transmission

Peter Millard - Jan. 14, 2017
Group members will be interested to learn about Unicirc, a single-use-only disposable surgical instrument which allows for minimally invasive circumcision in adults and children.[1-4] An internal lock...
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Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions
HIV Treatment & Prevention

UK scientists might be about to find a way to eradicate HIV

Junior Bazile - Oct. 11, 2016
A collaboration between some of the top biomedical researchers in the UK may be making progress towards finding a cure for HIV. This month marks 6 years since five leading research establishments agr...
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Clinical Guidelines Scaling up & managing at scale Targeted Interventions treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Hiring: Chemonics International is currently recruiting for VMMC Director and Manager, and a Lab Director for the USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program

Santiago Jaramillo - Sept. 19, 2016
Hiring: Chemonics International is currently recruiting for VMMC Director and Manager, and a Lab Director for the USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program Santiago Jaramillo Junior Bazile
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Monitoring & Evaluation Scaling up & managing at scale treatment as prevention
HIV Treatment & Prevention

World Hepatitis Day- July 28 2016

Junior Bazile - July 28, 2016
Hi all, Today is World Hepatitis Day, considering the number of people around the world who are suffering from different type of hepatitis day, considering the high prices that the pharmaceutical com...
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Clinical Guidelines Patient Education Scaling up & managing at scale treatment as prevention